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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

Wednesday, September 5, 1900 THE SUMPTER MINER. without regard to where railroads build. In speaking of railroads, two or three are headed in that direction, but as to their routes and distillations, no definite information Is to be hiJ. Everybody Is speculating on the interesting subject. There will be a good town over there somewhere; tile railroads, of course, hav ing much to do with where and how good it shall be. All things being equal, owing to its advantageous location with refer ence to both farming and mining interests, 4 Prairie City will take the lead. If a road ever runs up the valley from Cinvon to , jl. Prairie and crosses the range through the pass on beyond Warm Springs, the town that Is b.ulu'd by the most enterprising men, those who push It tile most persist ently and advertise its advantages most widely, will be the metropolis ot John Day valley. Chased by a Tramp, Two society belles of McEweu were re cently i'h iscd by a trump. Mav and Josephine strolled down til...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

8 THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 5, 1900 DISTRIBUTION OF GOLD New and Unexpected Forma tions Wherein Found. An interesting extract from a letter rend ik fore the society of engineers at New Yerk: "Recent discoveries of new gold districts in limestone, granite, sandstone, and por phyry awaken prospector to the tact th.it iiliuost any roJ may be gold bearing, and that gold ores may be lotind in almost any geological formation. " The professional pruspeitor limiting his observation to a set ol rocks witli Wilch he is familiar m.iv pass over and tail to rrcognie the veiy thing he is alter, on which soni? less intelligent Individual niav blindly stumble. .Many of tile Important districts have been discovered by aciident, and by un skilled, or ine.speiiemed prospector-. joIJ mining In the Ragged lop district of the Ulack Hills was started by linding silicons gold ore in the limestone. "After years of pinspeitiug lor silver lead me, buildeis of silicons gold ore, averaging f 100 p...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

Wednesday, September ;, 1900 THE SUMPTER MINER. " IMPROVED PROCESS. Zinc and Lead Shavings Mix ed Mechanically. A South African Chemist a few days ago tiled application for a patent in the United States on certain new and useful improvements in methods of extracting gold from solutions containing the precious metals, of which the following Is a speci fication, given in the Inventor's own language: This invention relates to methods of ex tracting gold from cyanide solutions con tainlng the precious metals; and the ob ject I have in view Is to Improve and cheapen the methods at present known. I pass the gold hearing solution of pot taslum cyanide of any strength through launders or boxes containing a mechanical mixture of zinc shavings and lead shav ings and allow (lie gold to deposit? tin the mixture of metals. The gold is then ob tained in the UMial way. I am aware that alloys of metals have been used, but what I claim Is the me chanical mixture of these particular metals herein bef...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

Wednesday, September ?, 1900 10 THE SUMPTER MINER. SWINDLER EXPOSED. U. S. Consul on the Man Who Slandered H. Meinhard. TheC. I., llartstield mentioned In the following letter, Is the 111:111 who has hern giving II. Meinhard, manager nf the smelter here, lOiHderablr annoyance by sending nut circulars att.uMng the hitter's character and business standing. CONSULAR M-HVICI:, U. S. A. OUKAMiC), Mex., Aug. 21, kjoo i:. 'liedsinaun, I'lest, IJninii Sllivltri Man ul.icturiug Co., Kooin 203, .(is lo cust St., St. I.niiis, AUi. Dear Sir: Yours regarding U. Cnnin bell Uavies ,V Co., has been received. I here is no siuh iniKeru as I), Camp bell iJ.ivirs O. In e.Msteik'i" here. Mr. C. I.. Ilaristirld has been conducting his nefatloiis schemes here tor over a ear under the style ol " I he National Ore and Reduction Co." ami I piesuiiielh.it, after that Irngth of time, he has concluded that he and Ills lakes are becoming too well known and he must needs hide his Ident lly under a dillertnt linn ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

Wednesday, September 5, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. VINSON'S ADDITION & SUMPTER ; 1 i The Golden Mecca of the West The Center of the Wonderful Sumpter District SUMPTER VINSON'S ADDITION Is the acknowledged mining and financial Is but a two minutes walk from the postoffice center of the most famous mining district in and contains the choicest business and resi- America. dence lots. SUMPTER , .. . u c- VINSON'S ADDITION Is the most prosperous city on the coast. Sit uated on a railroad. Has electric lights. Has a Business lots, 400 feet from the business center complete water system, which furnishes the of the city on the main street. The whole ad purest of mountain water. dition is situated for electric lights and water The only city in the state with paved streets, service. Situated on stage roads leading to the outside of Portland. Cracker Creek, Granite and Red Boy districts. The entire Vinson Addition is now upon the market under new management and at prices which will astonish a...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 5. 1900 12 ON A LARGE SCALE. Cornucopia Mines Making Improvements. The Cornucopia Mines nf Ore enn com pany Is carrying it pi. ins lor the opera lion of its mines in a inosl practical man uer and nn t iale never before attempted i In Oregon. I lie waters of I'inr creek are tn be Irir- ncssril am) cleitrldty einpluved tn run all ' the machinery connected with the mines. Mr. I. J. t.likel, manager of all the western mining Interests nf Sugar King Se.ules, the ihirf Halite in the Cornucopia mines of Oregon company, was in the tity yesterday 'in his return from Cnriiu topi.i, and took his departure for the Klui mines in Colorado. ceeds of which they will build a new church building. Figures secured by the Boise Statesman claim that the population of the state of Idaho, as shown by the recent census, Is close tn 150,000. In 1890 it was 84,38$. The largest city Is Boise, with 8000. Po catelln comes next with 4000. Moscow has 3300 and Lewlston 3100. ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 13 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

Wednesday, September t;, 1900 THE SUMPTER MINER. ' OFFICERS PretlJent. WILLIS KRAMER M rtle Creek, Oregon Vlce-Pres. t Gen. Mgr. H. W.A1ILI.EK Roxeburg, Oregon Secretary. W. F. BURLISON Sumpter, Oregon. Treasurer, A. P. (lOSS. Hank of Sum pier Sumpter, Oregon Secy. & Treat, of Hranch.J. C. AlKr.N Koeburg, Oregon SuperlntenJent, J. M. DKL'NON Siimpter, Oregon Umpqua Mining and Milling Co. Principal Office. Sumpter, Oregon. Branch Office, Rosetmrg, Oregon CAPITAL STOCK $150,000 1,000.000 Shares of ParValueofisCts. Each. Fully Paid and Non-Assessable PROPERTY: THE COMPANY owns four claims, all adjoining, and a mill site, being 6000 feet in length by 600 feet wide, and the mill site covers five acres. The claims are known as Chance, American. Gold I lill - and Grand Prize, and the American mill site. These claims are lo cated about five miles west from Sumpter, Baker County, Oregon, and are reached by a good wagon road and are surrounded by developed properties, such as the famous I...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 14 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday. September ?, 1900 5 CENTS 5 BOTTLES HENRY FINGER Per GLASS FOR I $1.00' M FULL CAR LOAD HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED 5 BOTTLES FOR $1.00 THE CELEBRATED OLYMPIA BEER .. On Draught or in Bottles HENRY FINGER CENTER STREET Opposite Postoflice Sumpthr, Orbgon FIVE CENTS PER GLASS OR FIVE BOTTLES FOR ONE DOLLAR ei 5 CENTS Per GLASS MINES LOOKING WELL. Great Business Activity Cable Cove District. New life has been Infused into the pros pects on the Giant county side of the line .it tile Cove. 1 he recent Mile of the I Hatty AicKec mine to Colonel Grayson 111 , and his associates has stimulated court- (deuce in the manv prospects on the head- , waters id the North l:orl of the John 1 Day river. New roads are being built and the Hatty McKee company aie com- rollowliiK is an interesting letter hv O. mencini: permanent hnprovenients. Five t.. Miller, secretatv of the Maker Oilv l,l,,IM', " " l''ce of construction, chamber of uinnnerce, published In the mid a developmen...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 15 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

Wednesday, September c;, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. T NOTICE OF APPLICATION OEJ. McKEE KOR A U. S. PATENT. Mining Application No. atS. Survey No. igi. United Sutes Land Office, LaGrande, Ore." ) July 8, 1000. ( Notice l hercbv given that In pursuance of Chap ter 6 of Tilly of "he Revised Statutes of the United uS'ates J. McKee, claiming 1500 linear feet of the Mnntrlln placer claim, hearing gold, with surface ground van Ing from 4 to 8o leel In width. Ijlng and being situated In no nrganlied mining district. Jirant Cottntv. Otegon, has made application to the Jnlted States for a patent to the said Montello placer .claim, which Is more fully described as to metes and hounds by the official plat posted on said claim, and ,by the field notes of survey thereof now filed In tht office of the Register of the district of lands subject to sale at LaGrande. Oregon, which field not nf survey describe the boundaries and extent of said rlalm, with magnetic variation at st degrees east, as follons...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 16 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 5 September 1900

.i6 THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 5. 1900 TALK OF THE TOWN. Jesse Hobson has been over in western OreKon for some days past. Mrs. McDevitt and child left yesterday to visit her parents In Oregon City. Miss La Helle Cusliman left yesterday for a visit with friends in Baker City. John D. Goss, brother of A. I'., the danker, has returned to his home in Minnesota. Mrs, Yoiinc, of Clifford, and her aunt, Mis. Carpenter, of Prairie City, left today tor Cortland. Attorney and Mrs. Richards leave this .ifteruomi for 1'oill.iiid, to take in the fair lnr a lew days. Mrs. V. W. I.ooney and children have gone to North Yamhill, Oregon, to .spend the coming winter. .ixrlli House came up from Cortland Monday, on his wavto the Standerd mine in the Quartln-rn district. Special attention Is called to the Neill .Mercantile ininpauy's advertisement on litis p.ij'.c of Hie paper today. II. S. McC ilium and wife, of the Hald Mountain miiir, were registered at one of the Sumpter holds Monday. Da...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER g JUL X 8 19W VOL II. SUMPTER, OREGON, SEPTEMBER 12, 1900. NO. 1 ROCK WORTH $160,000. RICH STRIKE MADE IN THE GIBRALTAR. Owned by Paul Poindcxter and Claude Basche Located Near the North Pole Mine Now Being Sacked for Ship ment. Last Saturday a wonderfully rich ore deposit was uncovered in the Gibraltar, a pout 150 feet from the mouth of the tun nel. This mine Is located near the North Pole, In the Cracker creek district and Is ojvued by Claude basche and Paul Poin dexter. The latter was out at the property Sun day and brought in a sack full of the rock. It resembles the ricli ore found in the Gol conda which lias made that mine famous. It is almost black in color, and is studded with free gold, many of the specimens cirrying perhaps ten per cent ot the precious metal. A hatful Ins been as siyed and the certllicate shows $160,000 ti the ton. How much.there Is of it is, of course, not known. Mr. Poindexter says it Is scattered across the entire live feet in the f ic...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 12, 1900 K- , OFFICERS John ). pknuai.i-, President 0.n. Met. Kunkrr Mill CiolJ AW-. (.-.) SUMl'HW, UWMSOS AI.UIKT GklSHK, Vice-President (I'rrtlJrrtCltlrntllank) ItAKLkCllY I:()GI:NI: sim-kky, It. C. I'l'.NTMND, Treasurer Secretary Grizzly Gold Mining Company Capital $500,000 In 1,000,000 shares of the par value of Fifty Cents Each. Treasury Stock 400,000 shares. FULL PAID AND NON-ASSESSABLE THE Grizzly group consists of the "Colorado" and the "Colorado Extension" quartz mineral claims, situated in the Sumpter District of Baker county, Oregon, six miles northwest of the town of Sumpter, forming part of tne rich mineral zone wherein are located producing mines of fabulous wealth, such as the "North Pole," "Columbia," "Golconda," "Bonanza" etc., etc. Development work on the Grizzly group has disclosed a gold bear ing ledge of remarkably high value, a force of men are now at work and there is every reason to expect the prop erty will become one ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

w fffgyy Wednesday, September 12, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. a $ tl v BIG CONSOLIDATION. Gold Bug-Grizzly Absorbs Sev en Griffith Claims. The Gold Hue-Grizzly Gold Mining company has acquired by purchase seven additional mining claims, all adjoining Its properties, which are situated next to the Ibex mine on the west. The newly pur- development show It cannot be made a mine, and yet It may, as a prospect, have had great promise and worthy the ex penditures made In an effort to make a mine. Western Mining World. All Kind of Rctumption Rumors. The rumor Is again afloat that the May Queen mine, adjacent to this city, is again to resume operations. Just where the re port came from Is not clearly uiidti stood, bi't everybody seems to have confidence that it is based on facts. The May Quten mine for some reason has not been a suc cess, at least so It would seem to thoe chased property was bought of Gri tilth observing from an outside standpoint in a Brothers, the original locators, who last...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 12. 1900 The Sumpter Miner Official Paper of the Town of Sumpter. I'UHIIMIIII IVIPV WIIIMMIAV IIV MARSH AM J. W. (.ONM.I.I.A c. 11 . SUIISI.KII'IIOS KA1IS One Vrr SU Mnnlht .fz.uj I.J ALWAlS IN AllVAM.I. l.ntereJ at the postoMce In Sumpter, Orison, foJ transmission tluougli llir malls as setonJ class matter. POPULATION OF SUMPTER 4,500. 'IMIIHI: are some newspapers in this section of country that ought to be in the pen for grand larceny. I hey lay for Till: MINI:I and steal its good news mat ter as regularly as it Is issued. I his thing is getting so rank that it ceases to amuse. 'I III: lettrr of acceptance ol President McKiuley was "released" Monday morn- Several persons have already been shot, it lug, It Is nine long columns af solid type, is reported. A soldier of Kafferty's bat discusses every conceivable issue and says icry, while patrolling the beach this nothing about anything. Some ol the "gems" which the partisan papers are lulling f...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

Wednesday, September 12, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. ...THE CITY OF.. . ni t n V J SUMPTER ITf IS AND ALWAYS WILL BE THE RESjDENCE, COMMERCIAL, BANKING AND MINING CENTER OF THE Great Sumpter Mining District Surrounded as it is by Ten Dividend Paying Mines with Stamp Mills. Many shipping mines are now being developed by capital and will soon be dividend payers, while hundreds of promising prospeots are in process of development. Enterprise With Capital Will Find This a Profitable and Safe Field For Investment SUMPTER, OREGON IS A MODERN LITTLE CITY OF 3500 POPULATION It has many blocks of paved streets, gravity water system, reservoir capacity 1,000,000 gallons fed by pure mountain streams, 80 pounds pressure at fire hydrants; a first-class and well equipped fire department; electric light plant not surpassed in the state, 2000 incandescent lamps, streets lighted by 20 arc lamps; good city government, good public schools, lodges of nearly all the secret orders represented, healthy clima...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

6 THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 12, 1900 . v Strength For Weak Men Fay the word. Let me show you weat I have been show ing weak men for over a qu irter of a century the true road to health. The remedy 1 offer you will serve you faithfully with out danger. USE NO DRUGS During my early years of paactice I gave prescriptions to weak men. I know Better n nv. For thirty years I have been treating those peculiar ner ous symptoms which result from vouthful errors or later excesses, such as Drains, Impotency, Lame Back, Varicocele, etc. From so vast an experience I can usually offer men, single or married, valuable advice. Reader, I wish it was in my power to show every weak man what wonderful results I am getti lg from my famous appliance, the Dr. Sanden Electric Belt and suspensory attachment. It is a never failing restorer of streniith if used properly. You nuiv believe when I show you 6,000 unsolicited testi monials of absolute cures names and addresses received dur ing 1H99. ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

Wednesday, September 12, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. WORK ON IBEX ROAD Receiving Some Much Need ed Improvements. The wagon roid up McCulloch to the Ibex mine is being extensively improved under the supervision of Dan Griffith and the orders of the county commissioners. The money to defray the expense was raised from the mine owners along the route and the public spirited citizens of Sumpter nnd the appropriation of a like amount by the county court, making about 1 1,000 in all. The road near the Grand Trunk was changed for nearly a mile, Improving the grade and shortening the distance. The same policy is being pursued throughout the entire route, grade and distance being reduced. The wet, sprlngv places are being bridged and drained, rocks and stumps removed from the grade and the roadway widened. A crew is also en gaged in tilling In the chuck holes and ruts with rock and gravel. The improvements are of a permanent character and will fit (he road for heavy hauling the entire distance ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

8 THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, September 12, 1900 PRAIRIE CITY POINTS. Other Things of Interest than Lands and Mines. Last vrel I III. MINI It published .111 article (in the ii.itiir.il resources of the John U.iy valley and thelmrderliiR mnnn tnlns tributary to I'r.iirle City. Ili.it legion li.is other fr.iturt-. of even more In terest tli.111 Its lertlle soil and rkli mines, to oof w ho Is not .111 avow eJ doll ir wor -hlper. I'rairie City Is typical of the region. It is an old, sleepy looking camp, Mir rounded hy slumbering possibilities. Its utlcns .ire all old timers; many nt them li ivIiik come there thirtv and more years ;ikcj with the lirst pl.icer mining rush, 1 titers having been dtau n into the valley t'V the population .iLtinni occ.isloned when the stampede to other diggings oc curred. 'I liese latter mine hi to farm and have grown rich. 'I here are people there, natives, from tNent to lucntylive years of .igr, who have never wn a railroad tulii. Hting removed so fir fro...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

Wednesday, September 12, 1900 'THE SUMPTER MINER. v DEVELOPMENT PROGRESSING. Eastern Oregon Gold Fields Coming to the Front. The development of the eastern Oregon mining districts is progressing better in these days than ever before, and it does not take a man with great wisdom to discover that it will not be long before that locality will be over run with pros pectors, with men of caliber and money, determined to know the extent of the ter ritory and what there Is In it. It will be well If those having interests there will realise the importance of giving a royal welcome to them. Eastern Oregon Is getting some good advertising hi the eastern states and its effect is being felt by general Injury r.mjiig the'wnks as to the truth of things, and also by sending of capable and ex perienced men from that locality to cover tne district thoroughly and ascertain the truth. We know of one such inquirer this week coining from New York City, a gentleman versed in all the intricacies of Wall st...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 12 September 1900

Wednesday, September 12. 1900 IO THE SUMPTER MINER. silts or chemicals through the workings prior to Hooding the mine. 'I he feeders or mains leading down to the cathodes will necessarily have to be most carefully insulated, and all structures that would short-circuit the current re moved. All operating expenses after In I stallation reduce down to electric genera- lion, the pumping out of the mine at long 1 intervals and the mining of known bodies of high grade ore with the approaches Tom Mchwen vesterd.iy succeeded in i ,.re,0 established." starting one of the huge boilers for the SOME HEAVY HAULING Forty Horses Pull 26,860 lbs. Over the Summit. Red Hoy on its way to the mine. This boiler is one of four, each of which i weighs 20,800 pounds. 'I hey are a part of the deep sinking machinery now being j installed there. About two weeks since i one of these boilers was loaded on to a I wagon and hauled three miles out of town, ' where the wagon broke down, and it is Eighty More Stamps...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
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